The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 103 124 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.04% 18.13% 14.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.85% 18.82% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 83 41
Median daily rate £450 £460 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
- +9.45%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
494 659 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.11% 96.35% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 411 243
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 25
Median hourly rate £34.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +2 37 £488 +7.22% 7
Crawley +1 16 £388 -26.19% 9
Gatwick -3 11 £410 -25.45% 5
East Grinstead 0 9 £350 +12.00%
Haywards Heath 0 3 £500 -9.09% 2
Arundel - 3 £115 -
Burgess Hill - 3 - -
Chichester - 2 £488 - 8
Horsham -8 1 £400 +23.07% 4
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 120 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (39.04%) JavaScript
3 96 (38.25%) HTML
4 90 (35.86%) CSS
5 70 (27.89%) C#
6 63 (25.10%) SQL
7 59 (23.51%) .NET
8 57 (22.71%) Java
9 54 (21.51%) SQL Server
10 50 (19.92%) jQuery
11 46 (18.33%) HTML5
12 44 (17.53%) Git (software)
13 42 (16.73%) Web Development
14 41 (16.33%) Scrum
14 41 (16.33%) Scala
15 40 (15.94%) AngularJS
16 38 (15.14%) CSS3
17 37 (14.74%) User Experience
18 34 (13.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 34 (13.55%) Front End Development
19 32 (12.75%) MVC
20 31 (12.35%) Microsoft
20 31 (12.35%) ASP.NET
21 30 (11.95%) T-SQL
21 30 (11.95%) Web Services
21 30 (11.95%) BDD
22 29 (11.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 27 (10.76%) Web Design
23 27 (10.76%) Ajax
23 27 (10.76%) Data Warehouse

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (7.97%) CMS
2 13 (5.18%) Confluence
3 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.59%) Apache
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.59%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.80%) Drupal
6 2 (0.80%) SAP Portal
6 2 (0.80%) Sitefinity
6 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.40%) Documentum
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) JBoss
7 1 (0.40%) nginx
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (6.77%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (3.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (3.98%) InDesign
2 10 (3.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.80%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.40%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.80%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.59%) Google Play
2 5 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.40%) GitHub
5 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.97%) HTTP
2 5 (1.99%) SNMP
3 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.80%) CTI
4 2 (0.80%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
5 1 (0.40%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (11.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (10.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (8.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (6.77%) Relational Database
8 13 (5.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (3.98%) MongoDB
10 9 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (3.19%) Power BI
12 7 (2.79%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (2.79%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.39%) Big Data
14 5 (1.99%) NoSQL
15 4 (1.59%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.59%) OLAP
16 3 (1.20%) MySQL
16 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 44 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.16%) Subversion
3 19 (7.57%) Selenium
4 18 (7.17%) JIRA
5 16 (6.37%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.18%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.98%) JUnit
7 10 (3.98%) Visual Studio
8 9 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (3.19%) WebDriver
10 7 (2.79%) Maven
11 6 (2.39%) Appium
11 6 (2.39%) NUnit
12 5 (1.99%) Gradle
12 5 (1.99%) Grunt
13 4 (1.59%) Calabash
13 4 (1.59%) Capybara
13 4 (1.59%) git-flow
13 4 (1.59%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 21 (8.37%) Finance
2 7 (2.79%) Advertising
3 5 (1.99%) Back Office
4 2 (0.80%) Electronics
4 2 (0.80%) Marketing
4 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (38.25%) HTML
2 90 (35.86%) CSS
3 59 (23.51%) .NET
4 50 (19.92%) jQuery
5 46 (18.33%) HTML5
6 40 (15.94%) AngularJS
7 38 (15.14%) CSS3
8 31 (12.35%) ASP.NET
9 30 (11.95%) Web Services
10 27 (10.76%) Ajax
10 27 (10.76%) REST
11 24 (9.56%) XML
12 21 (8.37%) Play Framework
13 17 (6.77%) Akka
13 17 (6.77%) Spring
14 15 (5.98%) RESTful
14 15 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (5.58%) J2EE
16 13 (5.18%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.74%) User Experience
2 18 (7.17%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.37%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.38%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.19%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.59%) Animation
7 4 (1.59%) W3C
8 3 (1.20%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.80%) iPad
9 2 (0.80%) PMI
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.77%) Linux
2 13 (5.18%) Unix
3 12 (4.78%) Windows
4 9 (3.59%) Android
4 9 (3.59%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (16.73%) Web Development
3 41 (16.33%) Scrum
4 34 (13.55%) Front End Development
5 32 (12.75%) MVC
6 30 (11.95%) BDD
7 27 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (10.76%) Web Design
8 26 (10.36%) TDD
9 22 (8.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 20 (7.97%) Automated Testing
10 20 (7.97%) Configuration Management
11 19 (7.57%) OO
12 17 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (6.77%) Information Architecture
13 15 (5.98%) ETL
14 14 (5.58%) Kanban
15 13 (5.18%) Open Source
15 13 (5.18%) SDLC
16 12 (4.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (39.04%) JavaScript
2 70 (27.89%) C#
3 63 (25.10%) SQL
4 57 (22.71%) Java
5 41 (16.33%) Scala
6 30 (11.95%) T-SQL
7 24 (9.56%) Python
8 21 (8.37%) Ruby
9 8 (3.19%) Apple Swift
9 8 (3.19%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.79%) ABAP
11 6 (2.39%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.99%) C++
12 5 (1.99%) PHP
12 5 (1.99%) VBScript
13 4 (1.59%) Groovy
14 3 (1.20%) XPath
15 2 (0.80%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.40%) Haskell
16 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (9.56%) Degree
2 7 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.99%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.80%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.20%) Docker
2 2 (0.80%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.99%) SCOM
2 4 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Grafana
3 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.57%) Oracle
3 15 (5.98%) Adobe
4 14 (5.58%) Cognos
5 8 (3.19%) SAP
6 6 (2.39%) Google
7 4 (1.59%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.59%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.20%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.20%) Tableau
8 3 (1.20%) Talend
8 3 (1.20%) webMethods
9 2 (0.80%) Apple
9 2 (0.80%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.80%) IBM
9 2 (0.80%) Informatica
9 2 (0.80%) Telerik
10 1 (0.40%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.40%) Splunk
10 1 (0.40%) Twitter
Chichester, West Sussex
Maximise Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago